This Friday: School Strike 4 Climate
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This Friday: School Strike 4 Climate

From the School Strike 4 Climate website:  The next few months have some exciting action in store for strikers all across the continent! On March 25, we will be joining hundreds of thousands of students across the world in the Global #ClimateStrike to demand world leaders fight for #PeopleNotProfit! Many of our Local groups are planning…

Making plans for the next ZEB Electric Vehicle Expo!
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Making plans for the next ZEB Electric Vehicle Expo!

In some positive news, Zero Emissions Byron plans to stage an Electric Vehicle Expo on Sunday, 11 September 2022 at Bangalow Showgrounds. And we need some volunteer help. If you have an interest in Electric Vehicles and Events, would you like to join our small – but perfectly formed – EV team to help with…

Award Winning Mullum Care’s Library of Stuff
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Award Winning Mullum Care’s Library of Stuff

Among Byron Shire Council’s Australia Day Awards, the Library of Stuff was awarded ‘Community Initiative of the Year’. (Pictured above: Sasha Mainsbridge at left, with Library of Stuff co-founder, Celine Massa, with their Community Initiative Award.) As Council describes it: “The Library of Stuff is a community operation that shares infrequently needed items with its members who are…

Electric Vehicle Bulk Buy starting soon
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Electric Vehicle Bulk Buy starting soon

ZEB is excited to support Enova + the Good Car Co’s EV Bulk Buy initiative to accelerate Northern Rivers residents transition to EVs as a powerful action on climate change. Intimate in-person workshops (max 20 people) are scheduled to provide you with all the information about electric vehicles that you may need, PLUS the ability…

Learn Low Carbon Living at the Byron Community College
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Learn Low Carbon Living at the Byron Community College

The list of courses on offer is so extensive we’ve decided to just list the Sustainable Living courses in this post that start in February.   In addition to learning skills that will reduce your footprint studying locally is a great way to meet likeminded people.  The office at the college reopens after the Christmas break…

Low Carbon Christmas :  Does your business reduce emissions?
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Low Carbon Christmas : Does your business reduce emissions?

WWF Report Details a Huge rise in demand for sustainable goods during Pandemic New global research conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), commissioned by WWF, shows a staggering 71% rise in popularity of searches for sustainable goods over the past five years, with continuing growth during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the full story on…

International Repair Day!
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International Repair Day!

https://openrepair.org/international-repair-day/ This year the spotlight is clearly on its beneficial impact on emissions. Two things are definitely true :  if you look after what you already have better you will extend the life of your goods and reduce emissions generated to meet your demands.   Secondly, as a society our efforts to find and engage repairers…

Rex Harris shares the books, movies, mentors and resources that drove regenerative change on his macadamia farm
Climate Change / Land Use / RePlant Byron Alliance

Rex Harris shares the books, movies, mentors and resources that drove regenerative change on his macadamia farm

For the next 6 weeks we are sharing Rex’s heart felt recommendations for you to watch, read, understand or do.  This week, Rex’s first recommendation is to watch the documentary, Kiss the Ground. In my view this is one of the most important documentaries for education in land use management and general information on how…

This Friday –  Support the School Strike for Climate Movement – attend the online rally at 3pm
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This Friday – Support the School Strike for Climate Movement – attend the online rally at 3pm

This Friday whilst NSW is under Covid restrictions the School Strike for Climate will be an online Rally.  Climate Change isn’t on hold during the pandemic.  We must keep the pressure up with COP26 only 21 days away! The last rally was less than 6 months ago!  Here are some pics from that day.